[arch-general] Cannot boot since latest -Syu

"Jérôme M. Berger" jeberger at free.fr
Wed Apr 11 16:29:12 EDT 2012

Jérôme M. Berger wrote:
> Jérôme M. Berger wrote:
>> Gour wrote:
>>> On Sat, 07 Apr 2012 09:22:15 +0200
>>> "Jérôme M. Berger" <jeberger at free.fr> wrote:
>>>> 	Since yesterday's upgrade, I cannot boot using the "normal"
>>>> image. The fallback image still works. The issue is that my RAID
>>>> arrays are not recognized.
>>> Have you tried to boot with liveCd, chroot, rebuild your images? (don't
>>> forget to mount /boot).
>> 	Well, the fallback image works so I don't need a livecd to rebuild
>> the images. However I have made some tests that caused the fallback
>> image to fail too and in that case I did rebuild the image from a
>> livecd.
>>> Can you access your RAID arrays from within liveCD?
>> 	Yes, as well as with the fallback image.
> 	I believe I have progressed: when listing the contents of the
> initramfs, the md_mod and raid456 modules are not included. And
> since my root partition uses RAID-5... I'll try to add md_mod
> manually and see if that helps.
	It is confirmed: I don't know where md_mod comes from (it appears
in lsmod but I can't find it on the disk), but adding raid456
manually to MODULES fixes the issue. Anybody know why it suddenly
stopped being included in my initramfs?

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